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Dec 17 2008

Turkish Intellectuals Apologize For Armenian Genocide

Turkish intellectuals and academics apologized for the Armenian Genocide that took place in 1915. In October 2007, George Bush (current US President) vetoed the bill that would have recognized the Armenian genocide in the United States because he wanted the Turkish airspace for the Iraq war.

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Sep 23 2008

New American Ambassador To Armenia Arrived Recently

Washington has had no full-time ambassador in Yerevan since May 2006 and has attached great importance to sending Yovanovitch there at a time of increasing Russian influence in the region and a worsening conflict with Iran over its alleged development of nuclear arms, officials said at the time.

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Jul 21 2008

Armenia And Turkey Want To Become Closer Politically

Armenian President Serzh Sarksyan called on Monday for closer ties with Turkey, 15 years after the two nations severed diplomatic relations over the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. Armenia and Turkey broke off diplomatic links in 1993, when Ankara closed the border and backed Azerbaijan during its war with Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh region, a mainly ethnic Armenian enclave within Azerbaijan.

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Jun 30 2008

Armenian President Invites Turkish PM For Bilateral Relations

According to a Turkish website, the Turkish government has tried to make amends with the Armenians since 2005. However, the Turkish government almost broke ties with the US Government a few months ago when they demanded that the US call off the discussion about the Recognition of the Armenian Genocide.

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Jan 15 2008

Bush Signs Bill Reducing Aid To Armenian By 17.5 Million

George Bush has signed the 2008 fiscal year aid bill which is to provide $17.5 million less to Armenia compared to 2007. The 2008 overall package, known as the omnibus bill, envisions providing $58.5 million in economic assistance to Armenia within the Freedom Support Act.

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Oct 22 2007

US House Urged Not To Vote On Armenian Genocide Bill

Just when I think the US government is finally going to do the right thing and recognize the Armenian genocide, George Bush and other politicians petitioned Nancy Pelosi not to vote on the resolution next month.

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Oct 10 2007

Karekin II Boston Visit: Sayat Nova Armenian Dancing

The Sayat Nova Armenian Dance Company of Boston (horrible website by the way), performed in front of the Catholicos and Supreme Patriarch of all Armenians on Friday night which was amazing. Inspired by a love for their heritage and for dancing, members of the Company are enthusiastic, devoted individuals, investing both time and talent to make the Sayat Nova Dance Company a symbol of pride and achievement for the Armenian people.

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Oct 06 2007

Karekin II Boston Visit: US and Armenian National Anthems

A few days ago, I blogged about the Armenian Anthem and had an attachment of the Anthem and I realized that it isn’t enough just to listen to it as audio, you need to see it and feel it.

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Oct 05 2007

His Holiness Karekin II Visting Boston October 5-7

Tonight His Holiness Karekin II, Catholicos and Supreme Patriarch of all Armenians will be in Boston October 5-7, 2007. I will be writing more about the function tonight and on Sunday at a later point and I hope to get some pictures (if they allow it) karekin, Catholicos, Armenia, Armenians, Supreme Patriarch, boston

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Sep 06 2007

Mount Ararat History and Facts

This is an image from a satellite in space of Mount Ararat. Ararat and its surrounding area was considered a National Park Ararat (film) is a 2002 film by Atom Egoyan about the Armenian Genocide.

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